Declaration of boating exemption - Port to Park Open Water Swim
Date/time of event:
- Masters of rescue vessels are only exempt from item 1 to 4 when undertaking a rescue operation to retrieve persons in distress, provide for their initial medical or other needs and deliver them to a place of safety on shore and item 5 for the duration of the event.
- Occupants of rescue vessels involved with the event must wear a personal floatation device at all times during the event and vessels must have all prescribed safety equipment.
- The exemptions apply from 8.30 am to 1.00 pm on Saturday 19th February 2022 to persons and vessels involved in the Port to Park Open Water Swim.
- The exemptions apply provided the stated safety controls and undertakings detailed in the application form and associated documentation are adhered to.
By order of Parks Victoria